Badass Brazos

Half Marathon, 10K & 5K
Sunday, August 6, 2017 - 6:45 AM
Waco Convention Center

Hottest, Hilliest Half Marathon in Texas

Think you're tough enough for a real challenge? Try our new half marathon in Waco in August. Yes, it will probably be hot.

Not quite ready for a half? We've got a 5K and 10K too. So plan on a summer trip to the Brazos and join us for a great summer run.


Race Swag

  • Sublimated Tech Tank Top for all runners! That means it's breathable and super-cool.
  • Collectible Medal for all Finishers! This medal connects to our 3 other half event medals.
  • Temporary Tattoos, a Collectible Bib and lots of other goodies at the post-race party
  • One Badass Race to prove your ultimate Badassness

Check it Out!

Runner Video by Jae Jun Lee


race pricing

    Annual Pass Gets:

  • Entry to Run Project's 12 races over 12 months. The distances you will be entered in are based on the package you purchase. For example, if you choose the the 10K Annual Pass, you would receive entry to the 10K distance at events where a 10K is offered. If a 10K is not offered, then you will be entered into the next distance down (shorter).
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    What is Race Insurance?

    Interested in Peace of Mind Race Insurance? Click here for details.

    Individual Entry:

  • Supported, Safe Course
  • Comfortable race Shirt
  • Collectable Bib number
  • Race Time recorded and published

charity partner

The beneficiary for Badass Brazos is AFSP Waco. The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention is at the forefront of research, education and prevention initiatives designed to reduce loss of life from suicide. With more than 38,000 lives lost each year in the U.S. and over one million worldwide, the importance of AFSP's mission has never been greater, nor our work more urgent. You will be participating in the AFSP's work when you run this year's Badass Brazos.

Packet Pickup

Tuesday, August 1st through Thursday, August 3rd from 10am to 7pm at the following locations:
  • OrangeTheory Fitness Addison - 5290 Belt Line #156, Addsion, TX. 75254
  • OrangeTheory Fitness Frisco - 5701 Bryant Irvin Rd. #106, Fort Worth, TX 76132
  • OrangeTheory Fitness Waco - 1428 Wooded Acres Dr. #116, Waco, TX. 76710
And Saturday, August 5th from 11am to 4pm at the Waco Convention Center.

Where to Stay & Play



Yes it's hilly. Yes it's hot as hell. But it's the most beautiful course we have ever seen! Plus, we ensure that there is plenty of water, gatorade, sprinklers and wet towels along the way. Water stations are generously placed every mile along the course.


Information coming soon

race dayschedule

Packet Pickup Opens

Half Marathon Starts (4 hour time limit)

5K & 10K Start

Race Party Begins!

5K & 10K Awards

Half Marathon Awards

Course Closes

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